BExBG15 Explosion Proof Xenon Beacon 15 Joule

  • Marine grade, corrosion proof, LM6 aluminium enclosure
  • Automatic synchronisation on multi-beacon system.
  • Beacons can be set to ‘flip-flop’ alternating mode with other units on multi-beacon systems.
  • Xenon tubes mechanically secured against shock & vibration
  • Glass lens & Stainless Steel guard
  • Very large termination area.
  • Dual M20 cable entries - adaptors available.
  • Stopping plug included.
  • Ratchet adjustable stainless steel ‘U’ bracket.
  • Reverse polarity diode fitted.
  • IP66/67 ingress protection.
  • 468 candela effective light intensity.
  • UV stable PC, field replaceable, colour lens filter.

Approvals

  • IECEx KEM 10.0002X
    IEC 60079-0 : 2011
    IEC 60079-1 : 2007-4
    IEC 60079-31 : 2013

  • ATEX KEMA 00ATEX2006X
    EN 60079-0 : 2012 + A11
    EN 60079-1 : 2007
    EN 60079-31 : 2014

  • TR-CU Ex EAC certificate: RU C-GB.AA71.B.00109

  • Safety-integrity level: SIL2

  • Inmetro certificate: 10-IEx-0010

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BExBG15 Explosion Proof Xenon Beacon 15 Joule
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BExBG15 Explosion Proof Xenon Beacon 15 Joule

The flameproof BExBG15 xenon beacons are suitable for Zone 1, 2, 21 & 22 applications. Approved to IECEx, ATEX, Ex EAC and INMETRO standards.

The BExBG15 15 Joule beacons robust construction enables installation in the harshest of environments. Additional features include automatic synchronisation on multi-beacon systems and stainless steel guard and mounting bracket as standard.
The BEx range features enclosures manufactured from corrosion proof, marine grade copper free LM6 aluminium with a chromate and powder coat finish. All models have two M20 cable entries, large termination areas containing in & out terminals and an ingress protection of IP66/67.

Specification

Energy: 15 Joules (15Ws)
Flash rate: 1Hz (60 fpm)
Peak Candela: 1,500,000 cd - calculated from energy (J)
Eff. Intensity cd: 750 cd - calculated from energy (J)
Peak Candela: 99,106 cd* - measured ref. to I.E.S.
Eff. Intensity cd: 468 cd* - measured ref. to I.E.S.
Lens colours: Amber, Blue, Clear, Green, Magenta, Red & Yellow
Voltages DC: 24vdc; 48vdc
Voltages AC: 115vac; 230vac
Ingress protection: BG15D : IP66/67 BG15E : IP66
Enclosure matl: Marine grade copper free
LM6 Aluminium
Enclosure finish: Chromate & powder coated finish - anti-corrosion.
Colour: RAL3000 Red
(others available on request)
Cable entries: Dual M20 ISO (one stopping plug inc)
Terminals: 0.5 - 2.5mm² (20-14 AWG)
Enclosure volume: <2 litres
Line monitoring: Blocking diode included
EOL Min. 500 Ohm 2w, or 3k3 Ohm 0.5w resistor
or diode (DC versions) can be fitted
Grounding stud: M5
Temperature range: -50° to +70°C (-58°F to +158°F)
Relative humidity: 95% - Additional tropicalisation is recommended for applications where both high relative humidity and high ambient temperatures exist
Tube life: Emissions are reduced to 70% after 5 million flashes
Weight: DC:2.45kg/5.39Ibs AC: 2.75kg/6.05Ibs
*All candela data is representative of performance with clear lens at optimum voltage.

Current Consumption

Version: Voltage: Current:
24V dc 20-28V dc 860mA
48V dc 42-54V dc 480mA
115V ac 50Hz/60Hz +/-10% 360mA
230V ac 50Hz/60Hz +/-10% 170mA

Part Codes

Version: Part code:
Product type: BExBG15 Explosion proof 15J Xenon Beacon
Type: DP Ex d, UV stable PC Colour Lens
Voltage: DC024
DC048
AC115
AC230
24V dc
48V dc
115V ac
240V ac
Cable Entry Type:[e]






Note:
A
B
C
D
E
F
G
2 x M20x1.5mm
2 x 1/2" NPT - adaptors
2 x 3/4" NPT - adaptors
2 x M25x1.5mm - adaptors
1 x 1/2" NPT - adaptor
1 x 3/4" NPT - adaptor
1 x M25x1.5mm - adaptor
M20 stopping plugs for unused entries supplied
Adaptor/Stopping
plug material: [m]
B
N
S
Brass
Nickel Plated
Stainless Steel
Bracket/guard matl: [s] 1
2
3
4
A2 304 Stainless Steel
A4 316 Stainless Steel
A2 304 St/St with Equip. Tag
A4 316 St/St with Equip. Tag (304)
Product version: [v] A1
S1
Default - IECEx, ATEX, Ex EAC & INMETRO
SIL2 - IECEx, ATEX, Ex EAC & INMETRO : 24Vdc only
Enclosure colour: [x] R
S
Red RAL3000
Special - contact E2S
Lens colour: [y] A
B
C
G
M
R
Y
Amber
Blue
Clear
Green
Magenta
Red
Yellow

Assemblies

Assemblies: The products from the BEx range are available as multiple unit assemblies pre-wired with and without junction boxes. See the BExP data sheet for further info or contact E2S sales.

Coding

  • II 2G Ex d IIC T4 Gb Ta. -50°C to +50°C
  • II 2G Ex d IIC T3 Gb Ta. -50°C to +70°C
  • II 2D Ex tb IIIC T120°C Db Ta. -50°C to +40°C
  • II 2D Ex tb IIIC T135°C Db Ta. -50°C to +55°C
  • II 2D Ex tb IIIC T150°C Db Ta. -50°C to +70°C

Effective Candela lens colour factor

Amber Blue Clear Green Red Yellow
0.70 0.24 1.00 0.25 0.23 0.93